Cradle Mountain
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

Cradle Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild at first with light rain (total 3mm) on Wed night followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -4°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the WNW by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon night, min 2°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Fri night, min -3°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Tue night, light winds from the SSW by Thu night).

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Fri
3
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
rain showers
cloudy
light rain
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
45 W45
70 W70
55 W55
60 WNW60
90 WNW90
75 WSW75
80 SW80
85 SW85
75 WSW75
90 WSW90
95 WSW95
75 WSW75
55 WSW55
45 SW45
35 SW35
20 WSW20
35 NW35
50 NNW50
45 NNW45
65 NW65
45 W45
40 WSW40
45 SSW45
40 S40
35 S35
5 SSW5
15 SW15
some clouds rain shwrs cloudy light rain mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds cloudy cloudy light rain cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 - 1 1 - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 6 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - -
High °C
3 3 1 2 2 -4 -4 -1 1 2 3 2 2 4 6 8 9 6 5 6 2 -2 -3 -1 3 7 8
Low °C
3 1 1 2 -4 -4 -4 -4 0 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 7 4 4 4 0 -3 -3 -2 2 5 8
Chill °C
-4 -5 -7 -6 -7 -15 -15 -11 -8 -7 -6 -7 -6 -2 1 5 6 0 -2 -1 -5 -10 -12 -8 -3 4 6
Freezing level m
2350 2500 3200 3000 1800 1000 950 1000 1650 2300 2600 2100 2000 3150 3150 3150 3300 3150 3050 2550 1850 1300 1100 1250 2300 2800 3250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:05
Sunset
5:31 - - 5:30 - - 5:29 - - 5:28 - - 5:25 - - 5:24 - - 5:23 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - -

Cradle Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild at first with light rain (total 3mm) on Wed night followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -4°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the WNW by Thu night)

Cradle Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat nightMild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon night, min 2°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sat night, moderate winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon)

Cradle Mountain Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Fri night, min -3°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Tue night, light winds from the SSW by Thu night)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Cradle Mountain at the specific elevation of 1545 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Cradle Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Tasmania.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Hellyer Mine
24 km WNW
684m alt.
2 hours ago
12.2° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 280).
Erriba
31 km NNE
590m alt.
1 hour ago
16.2° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 290).
Rosebery
36 km SW
140m alt.
1 hour ago
14.2° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the WNW
(35 kph at 290).
Mount Read
40 km SW
1120m alt.
1 hour ago
5.5° C
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 350).
Liawenee
64 km ESE
1056m alt.
2 hours ago
6.7° C
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 280).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Cradle Mountain and within an acceptable time window.

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